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Fish were really active on Saturday, moved lots of fish on topwaters from 5 till dark. Had 3 blow ups, no hook ups. One was due to operator error, the other two were due to the fish not looking at what they were trying to eat...

Someone else on the lake caught a ski right at dusk, I could hear them screaming for joy all the way across the lake.

It is getting way too hot though, parts of the lake were 80 degrees, the main basin was 74 to 76. With no cool down in site, before long temps will be pushing 80 all over the lake.

I will be putting away the Muskie sticks until some cooler weather comes through - which might be October the way this summer is going.

Hopefully the temps cool down for the FM gathering planned, otherwise I would seriously consider changing the date. If you hook into a decent fish that puts up a fight - with these hot temps it's pretty much a death sentence...

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We will be heading up there this weekend fishing mainly pikes and bass but we have caught some nice ski's doing that. Your right about the water temps are real hot and can be very damaging to the ski's so we'll have to be careful if we hook into one.

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